National Board of Examinations (NBE)
Medical Enclave, Ansari Nagar, Mahatma Gandhi Marg (Ring Road)
New Delhi- 110029
Helpline: 022 61087595 (Monday to Friday: 9:30AM to 6:00PM)
Website: www.nbe.edu.in, www.natboard.edu.in
National Board of Examinations (NBE): The Government of India established the National Board of Examinations (NBE) in 1975 with the objective of improving the quality of the Medical Education by establishing high and uniform standards of postgraduate examinations in modern medicine on All India Basis and utilizing existing healthcare infrastructure for capacity building. The prime objectives of NBE is to elevate the standards of post graduate medical education in modern medicine and conducting examinations of high standard on an all India basis. NBE provides a common national standard for evaluation of minimum level of attainment of the knowledge and competencies of post graduate and post doctoral training.
NEET-PG is an eligibility-cum-ranking examination prescribed as the single entrance examination for admission to various MD/MS and PG Diploma Courses as per Section 61(2) of the National Medical Commission Act, 2019 read with 10 (D) of Indian Medical Council Act, 1956. No other entrance examination, either at the state or the Institution level, shall be valid for entry to MD/MS/PG Diploma courses. Qualifying NEET-PG is mandatory for entry to MD/MS/PG Diploma courses under various Universities/ Institutions in the country. NEETPG is mandatory even for foreign nationals seeking admission in medical courses in India.
· The information bulletin & website (https://nbe.edu.in) shall guide you through the entire process of application submission and help to answer most of your queries. In case you are still facing issues, then NBE Candidate Care Support is available by phone and email.
· For any query, please contact NBE Candidate Care Support at 022 – 61087595 or write to NBE at Email ID: firstname.lastname@example.org
· National Board of Examinations shall conduct the NEET-PG 2021 on 18th April 2021 on a Computer Based Platform at various test centres across the country.
Phone support will be available during these times:
· 23rd February to 31st May, 2021: 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM from Monday to Friday
· 18th April, 2021 (Examination Day): 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM
· NBE Candidate Care will be closed on Saturday, Sunday & Gazetted holidays
Eligibility Criteria for NEET-PG 2021:
The eligibility criteria for admission to MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses is as follows:
Candidates in possession of MBBS degree or Provisional MBBS Pass Certificate recognized as per the provisions of the NMC Act, 2019 and the repealed Indian Medical Council Act 1956 and possessing permanent or provisional registration certificate of MBBS qualification issued by the NMC/ the erstwhile Medical Council of India or State Medical Council and have completed one year of internship or are likely to complete the internship on or before 30th June 2021, may apply for NEET-PG 2021 through online application system at website
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR FOREIGN MEDICAL GRADUATES: Indian citizens or overseas citizens of India who have obtained their Primary Medical Qualifications from Medical Colleges outside India should have qualified the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination (Screening Test) as per Screening Test Regulations, 2002 which is conducted by National Board of Examinations. Further, they should have been registered with the NMC/ the erstwhile Medical Council of India or State Medical Council and should have completed their internship or likely to complete their internship on or before 30th June 2021. Foreign Medical Graduates are required to bring their FMGE Pass certificate issued by NBE on their testing day alongwith the provisional/permanent registration certificate issued by a medical council.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS: It is not mandatory for foreign nationals to have temporary registration with National Medical Commission (NMC) at the time of writing NEET-PG. Foreign Nationals can write NEET-PG without registration with NMC. The NMC may, on payment of the prescribed fee for registration, grant temporary registration for the duration of the Post Graduate course limited to the medical college/institution to which he/she is admitted for the time being exclusively for pursuing postgraduate studies. Provided further that temporary registration to such foreign national shall be subject to the condition that such person is duly registered with appropriate registering authority in his own country where from he has obtained his Basic Medical qualification, and is duly recognized by the corresponding Medical Council or concerned authority.”
Instructions to Fill Online NEETPG 2021 Application Form:
New User Registration: All candidates desirous of applying for NEET-PG 2021 shall be required to create an online profile of themselves to generate a UserID and Password.
Applicant Login: This User ID and Password so created will allow the candidate to login as an applicant for NEET-PG 2021 and register an online application. The “Go To Application” link will allow the candidate to continue with the application submission immediately after user creation.
Summary of Steps in Online Application Form Submission:
· The following sequence shall be observed while filing the online application form:
· Fill the user registration form to generate User ID/Application ID and Password.
· User ID and Password will be sent through SMS and Email.
· Complete the application form and upload your Photograph, Scanned signature, Thumb impression & prescribed documents.
· Choose your Test City and pay Examination Fee
· Agree to the declaration and Submit Application
· Take a print out of the filled Application form with Transaction ID printed on it for records
Category of Candidate
GST @ 18%
TOTAL AMOUNT PAYABLE*
General and OBC
SC, ST, PWD
*Excluding charges as may be applicable by various payment gateways.
Applications once submitted cannot be withdrawn. Fee shall neither be carried forward to a future date nor refunded under any circumstances. Any claim for refund, adjustment or carrying forward of Application fee will not be entertained on successful submission of application and payment of fee.
How to pay: The prescribed exam fee should be remitted through payment gateway provided using a Credit Card or a Debit Card issued by banks in India or other modes as may be made available and have been provided on the web page. Fee cannot be deposited through any mode other than the payment gateway available while submitting online application form submission.
Examination fees in respect of candidates who are absent or have been declared ineligible due to any reason will be forfeited. Candidates are advised to read the information bulletin for NEETPG 2021 carefully and satisfy the terms and conditions for fulfilment of eligibility criteria before proceeding for payment of fees
Availability of Information Bulletin: 23rd February, 2021 onwards
Online submission of application form: 23rd February – 15th March, 2021 (Till 11:55PM)
Examination Date: 18th April, 2021
Declaration of Results by: 31st May, 2021